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natan

FORM OF:
nathan
OTHER SCRIPTS:
Hebrew (נָתָן) russian (Натан)
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
ORIGIN:
hebrew 
NAME ROOT:
NāṯāN > NÂTHÂN
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
NÂTHÂN (נָתָן) NATHáN (Ναθάν)
MEANING:
This is a male given name of Old Testament Biblical origin. The name derives from the Hebrew “Nāṯān / Nâthân", Biblical Greek “Nathán (Ναθάν)”, meaning “He (God) has given, He will give“. The related name Elnathan could be rendered "Gift of God". Four different people named Elnathan are mentioned in the Hebrew Bible: one at 2 Kings 24:8, and three in Ezra 8:15-20. Similar ancient names are Nathaniel, with the same meaning as Elnathan, and Jonathan which means "God has given". Nathan can also be used as a nickname for Nathaniel. Now the name “Nathan” is one of the thirty most popular names in the United States, while “Natan” is ranked #495.
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Usage

  • danishdanish
  • finnishfinnish
  • germangerman
  • hebrewhebrew
  • icelandicicelandic
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • polishpolish
  • russianrussian
  • swedishswedish

Related names

VARIANTS
danish
nathan
finnish
nathan, Naatan
icelandic
nathan
norwegian
nathan
russian
nafan
swedish
nathan
PET & SHORT FORM
finnish
Nata, Natha
swedish
Natha

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
czech
nátan
dutch
nathan
english
nathan
faroese
nátan, Nátan
french
nathan
greek
Nathán
greenlandic
nathan
irish
nathan
latin
nathan
portuguese
natã
scottish
nathan
spanish
natán
welsh
nathan

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

#2749UNITED STATES RANKING

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

5
Numerological Values:
5

If the chosen name for your baby has a number value of 5, it suggests brilliance, enthusiasm, energy and versatility. These individuals are believed to be adventurous and love their freedom. They like challenges and get bored with routine. They often need several activities to keep their active mind occupied.

Chakra Number:
5: The number of the Throat Chakra "Vishuddha"

The throat chakra is the fifth chakra and its color is blue. It is one the three primary colors. The main energy of blue is communication and it is the color used to soothe the soul. Explore this Divine color in depth, learn what it means and what it represents.

Color meaning:

The color blue is one of trust, honesty and loyalty. It is sincere, reserved and quiet, and doesn't like to make a fuss or draw attention. Blue hates confrontation, and likes to do things in its own way. From a color psychology perspective, blue is reliable and responsible. This color exhibits an inner security and confidence. You can rely on it to take control and do the right thing in difficult times. It has a need for order and direction in its life, including its living and work spaces.

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Notable people and personalities​

Natan Peled (1913–1992), Israeli Politician
Natan Yonatan (1923–2004), Israeli Poet